Hey y’all & TGIF! Here we are again, landing at the end of another week. For some, Friday marks a finish line for the busyness of work and life. For others, this is just when things start to ramp up. Wherever we are and however we’ve arrived here, it’s almost too easy for us to jump into weekend mode without pausing to notice and
There are two things in life that I will never get enough of: 1) video montages/articles about Kate (Winslet) & Leo(nardo DiCaprio)’s best friendship and 2) audio books. My latest in-transit “read” has been Gretchen Rubin’s “Better Than Before“, in which she outlines the what, why, and how behind creating and maintaining daily, lifelong habits.
Why hello there! Nice to see you all, nice to be writing again, nice to be observing this Labor Day from my couch where I’m doing nothing very laborious at all. I hope you are getting the time and space for something you need today too, whether it’s being with friends, rest, a good start on a project.
This is an appropriate post for where I am and what I’m doing this week, which is “on break” and “not much.” But I’ve noticed for some time now that so many of us are slightly to very uncomfortable with the idea of being still and I’m surprised by this. Not because being still is
You are enough. Totally and thoroughly enough. With your pieces and parts that you want to fix, your unfinished projects, your uncertain plans for the day, the week, the life. Know it or not, you bring something to the table just as you are. Not doing #allthethings does not make you “lazy.” If you start using
Now that we’ve had our first few official summer storms, I think we can safely say we’re into the most hot and humid time of the year here in Baltimore. And while I’m never particularly stoked about the constant code orange air quality days, I very much look forward to the borderline-problematic watermelon consumption and sunshine streaks
Along with being National Mental Health Month, May is also National Maternal Mental Health Month. To celebrate, today I’m finishing up a four-month Maternal Mental Health Provider certification program. Yippee!! And congrats to everyone else concluding the training today. (If you are looking for a Maternal Mental Health Provider, you can find a list of
This week’s Friday Wrap Up touches on subjects like the intent in relationships, adolescent milestones, happiness, and a great resource for parents with children that display an early onset of mental illness. My hopes with these Friday Wrap Up posts are to share things with you that make you think, give you some hope, and,
Wondering what therapy is like? Tv personality, Jimmy Kimmel takes to his television show to give those who are curios an “insider’s view.” Jimmy Kimmel goes to therapy weekly, he says in this clip from his show Jimmy Kimmel Live. His therapist might not be what you’d expect, but he has apparently “helped Jimmy a